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Feb 2, 2016 5:00am PST
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Dec 21, 2009 5:00pm EST
. >> and now a senate hearing from july of this year on the children's -- the children's television act of 1990. witnesses include fcc chairman julius genachowski. this hearing lasted about one hour and 45 minutes. >> this hearing will come to order. we will have some of our members coming. we just impeached judge. [laughter] some will be emotionally upset and take time getting here. the ranking member, kay bailey hutchison, is not here today. if no one else comes, we will go right to you, mr. genachowski, and then we will see what happens from there. we have a lot of questions. you need to go after your first thing and we would love to have some of your folks that you're talking to come back again. and that we have another terrific panel behind that. my approach to this, frankly, is not to start out controversy away. i did that last year. i am so put off by the whole concept of promiscuity and lasciviousness and all of these things. it bothers a grandfather of five. i care about that. i found out that this is very much a first amendment committee, and so we have to work carefully, but i am det
Aug 12, 2014 7:00am PDT
quote time with his children. his character worked at a tv show and ktvu shot some scenes. you may remember the scene where eddie ento dozes off at the controls of a camera during a taping in the studio. he told us that working with with robin williams was an unforgettable experience. working with robin for those five days was really a real joy
Sep 5, 2009 10:00am EDT
. >> now to the children's television act. witnesses include julius genachowski. this lasts about an hour and 45 minutes. >> this hearing will come to order and we will have some of our members coming. we just impeached the judge -- [laughter] so, some may be a little bit upset and so getting here, but they will be here. let me make my opening statement, the ranking member, kay bailey hutchison, is not here today. if nobody else comes, we will go right to you, mr. genachowski, and then we will see what happens from there. we have got lots of questions and you need to go after your first thing. we would love to have some of your folks that you are talking to come back in. then we have another terrific panel behind about. my approach to this, frankly, isn' not to start out controversially. i did that last year because i am so put off by the whole concept of promiscuity and the seriousness and all of these things. i'm a grandfather of -- i am a grandfather and i care about that. i found out that this is a very much a first committee, so we have to work carefully, but i am determined that we
Mar 23, 2014 7:00pm EDT
's television act. the time is 1988. the children's television act was of course a liberal mission. they wanted to inject the federal government into what kids were seeing on saturday mornings and in evening hours. the way they were going to do this was to limit the amount of commercial advertising that could be allowed during children's television programming. it would be 12 minutes per hour during the week and 10.5 minutes per hour on saturday morning. of liberalscouple sitting somewhere saying i think it ought to be 11 minutes, it ought to be 10.5. ok. it is 10.5. they put this in legislation and they get it passed by the house and the senate, which were in the hands of the democrats at the time. why were they doing this? those commercials were getting them up in the morning. they wanted froot loops, tony the tiger frosted flakes, even the toys, g.i. joe, just unbelievable. america was awash in, mommy, i want, i want, i want. the answer was to make uncle sam dr. no. it passed this legislation and sent it to president reagan. he took a look at this and said, well -- [laughter] you can imagine
Dec 27, 2009 1:00pm EST
of the u.s. government. after that a senate hearing on the children's television hearing of 1990. and also sesame street and new media to keep sesame street relevant. >> in the mid-90's "newsweek" named o mar wasow as one of the black planet and he talks about his current studies at harvard and what is ahead. >> on monday greg stohr looks at the docket of the high court next year. and a look at how president obama is handling the economy with dean baker and peter morici, and as always your phone calls on c-span. >> this thursday on c-span, a day of tributes to world leaders, including dalai lama and kennedy, reagan and colin powell. we will see innovations and creator of segway and co-founder of guitar hero. >> author william eggers spoke recently in san francisco about his book of what he sees in the good and bad of government, this is just over an hour. >> thank you all for coming. and thank you for the commonwealth for having me here, it's an honor to speak. it's great to be here in sunny california. you got to love the weather. i am pleased to be here tonight because so many of my fri
Nov 10, 2009 6:00pm EST
. >> thank you. >> lehrer: finally tonight, a milestone for big bird and the world of children's television. jeffrey brown has our story. >> ♪ sunny days, sweeping the clouds away... ♪ >> brown: this morning's "sesame street" program was brought to you by the number 40... >> that's a huge number! >> brown: ... as the show celebrated its 40th anniversary with the help of michelle obama... >> hi, everyone. >> brown: ...who, as it happens, is the first first lady to have grown up watching the program. >> if you eat all these healthy foods, you are going to grow up to be big and strong, just like me. >> and me! well, i'm still growing. >> brown: when "sesame street" premiered back in 1969, with its urban street setting, its cast of adult and young actors, and of course, its muppets created by jim henson, it was immediately hailed as a breakthrough in educational television for children. several generations of young people have now grown up watching, as "sesame street" taught the alphabet, counting, and much more. and at times took on tough subjects, from the death of one beloved cast member
Feb 9, 2016 7:00pm EST
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May 1, 2016 9:15pm EDT
that is rated appropriate for anything older than children. tv 14 is the oldest rating. even the most extensive content on broadcast tv is rated as appropriate for children to watch. we learned that the tv networks themselves rate of the shows and the tv advertisers who pay the bills for the networks rely on the ratings, just like parents do. so there is a conflict of interest in terms of rating content accurately. therefore, the networks do not rate anything for mature audiences. 50 years ago in may 1966, jeremiah denton, interviewed by , hepanese news network inked morse code. mr. townley, can you tell us who was jeremiah denton? mr. townley: thank you for having me with you. jeremiah den 10 was an extraordinary american inn -- denton was aneremiah extraordinary american. a very well-respected leader among his peers and fellow aviators and the father of seven children and a husband to a wonderful wife named jane. announcer: how is he treated? was shot downe july 1965. he didn't know how he was going to be treated. not many americans had been shot down at that point. he did know anything would
Jul 6, 2009 7:00am EDT
to "sesame street." the cofounders of children's television workshop, the production nonprofit center that gave birth to "sesame street" were joan ganda cooney and lloyd morissette. they were friends in 1965, when they got together, joan and tim kind's apartment for dinner. and casual friends. joan was working at channel 13 in new york, wnet, the landmark public station, and, she was creating documentaries, and public service television for channel 13. one of those documentaries was called "a chance at the beginning." and it chronicled an extraordinary program in harlem, where ed carries an psychologists were giving intensive training and teaching to in digit gentleman preschool -- indigent preschool children and the results were remarkable, the kids were learning so much so quickly they were closing a gap that existed at the time between poor kids and kids who had better lives, middle class kids. and the gap was all about their readiness for school, how many skills they had, and concepts they had down, before they got to that first day of kindergarten or first grade. the kids in the
Comedy Central
Oct 4, 2016 2:05am PDT
) >> chris: welcome back to @midnight. it's time to play son of children rhymes tv. [cheers and applause] if you have children, then you know that plopping them down in front of a screen of some kind is the only way you can get anything done. "childrenrhymes" is a youtube channenefor kids that mesmerizes your little urchins with bright colors, auto-tuned nursery rhymes, and copyright infringement out the (/ bleep/ ) wazoo. comedians, i'm gonna show you some clips of these insane child mind scramblers and for 250 points i want you to answer a question. let's kick it off with a bunch of multicolored spider-men riding a giant banana. ♪ ♪ if you're happy and you know it if you're happy and you know it clap your hands. [laughing] >> [beep] you, yellow spiderman. chris: now, we have all had that dream. what does this dream mean? doug. >> if you're happy you should show it by covering your entire face with a mask. >> chris: points. [ applause ] steve agee. >> parentally it means i will [beep] five spidermen. [laughing] >> chris: points. how are they holding the tires onto that ba than a? a
Jan 16, 2016 6:00am CST
tv-commercial their children's girl scout cookies. how this is not helping their kids out. >>> and can you tell me how to get to "sesame street." the season kicking off with a new tv address.
Comedy Central
Jul 1, 2016 12:01am PDT
an apple pie, and su ck my-- at the same time. >> chris: time to play children rhyme tv. which fidged soam more foreign videos on youtube channel called children rhyme tv. they're kind of a strange base of video imgas like grand theft auto with a complete disregard for legality or reality. there are dozens of these things and they are insane. they go on for hours. and they have millions of views. in a second you will see why, i will show you a clip from children rhyme's tv are similar. for 250 points i want you to tell you what they will be teaching children. let's start off way musical number. patty cake, patty cake bakers man. bake me a cake as fast as you can. put it in ot ven for the baby and me. >> what is this teaching our children, adam? >> captain america give hulk good hand job in vip room. >> all right, points morgan. >> that even superheroes want to be beyonce. i'm just happy that the village people are working again. >> yeah, good. points. next up, this bus accident. do you know the muffin man snoatd (applause) what is the moral of the story, morgan? >> that if you crash a bus,
Jun 5, 2012 6:30pm EDT
. >> in pakistan, a version of the children's television programs as mystery has come to an early end. the funding has been stopped. -- a version of the children's television program "sesame street" has come to an early end. you are watching "bbc world news america," still to come -- fueling tie nepos economic engine. -- fueling china's economic engine. it is not every day that a u.s. first lady it stands before mickey mouse declaring a game- changing announcement, but that is what happened today. as part of for a push against childhood obesity, michelle obama was commenting on the disney's decision to no longer have its programming funded by junk food. >> almost 1/3 of the country's children are overweight or obese. the focus today, advertising. manufacturers of high-calorie food and drink spend about a billion dollars a year on commercials directed at young children. disney says they will no longer be part of this. they are rolling out new rules with tv, radio channels, as well as their website. the first lady is impressed. >> this is truly a game changer for the health of our children. for year
Al Jazeera America
Nov 19, 2015 5:30pm EST
that they commit themselves to the nearest insane asylum. >> manzano also wrote for the children's television series and would share in 15 emmy awards. she was a trailblazer - the first leading latina on american television. but after 44 years, manzano is retired. >> it's very hard for me to get across to kids, or people who weren't around in '69, how absolutely invisible people of color were on television. >> sesame street is a show with a social message, manzano naively believed her onscreen work could end discrimination. >> racism has really-- reared its ugly head in-- in-- in ways that were unimaginable to me. in '69 i thought we were gonna fix all of that with sesame street, but-- clearly it hasn't. >> as her life changed - along with the times - so did her "character" maria. >> we encompassed what was going on in society. when i fell in love and got married and had a baby, so did maria. and we-- so it was sort of like the first reality show, without the whining i think. >> growing up in a low-income puerto rican household in the south bronx with an alcoholic father, her childhood was an
Feb 3, 2016 5:00am EST
tv-commercial is moving from broadcasting on tv to investing in new start-ups. they want to spread their message to entrepreneurs who share in children's developments. they are investing in tech start-ups because children are always eager to learn. >> sarah: head to new york city today for the 39th annual empire state billing run-up. it's the oldest and most famous tower race. it challenges runners from
Al Jazeera America
Sep 26, 2015 6:00pm EDT
. and it was remarkable that they allowed the actors to age, which was not heard of in children's television. or in any television. i mean if you're cast as-- as an ingenue you try to continue to look like that ingenue for your whole career because that's when they cast you. but sesame street did wanna show real people. and one of the things that real people do is age. >> and the things you talked about changed over time. >> sure. sure. sure. i became a writer on the show because i had questions about the latino content. and-- i remember very clearly matt robinson, who was the first gordon, came up to me and he said, "you know, you're not here just to be an actor". i went, "wha? wha"? he says, "no, no, no. you have to make sure that the latino contents appropriate". i said, "when did i become a spokesperson for the latino community"? but i stepped up to the plate. and there was a pushcart full of apples and bananas and such. and i went to the producers and i said, "you know, if this was a real latino neighborhood there would be some plantains and coconuts on that". and they did it. and i said, "great".
Nov 1, 2015 10:46pm EST
. but the real question is what you want the company's two-tier. much as a children's cartoon television and want them to stop fighting. it is the very difficult thing to do to get involved with the initiatives than there is a group called killer coke faced god of brooklyn and the guy who runs it he bought one share of coca-cola that gives them the option to go to meetings where he causes well. that is a possibility. [laughter] buy one share the stooges, if you are here think about those things. i don't think i am allowed to push that. [laughter] just a thought. >> the book is on sale by the university bookstore she would be happy to sign them. also the reception it will be quite extraordinary any last words? >> go out and advocate. it works. [applause] [inaudible conversations] >> i open the book with a scene with a 54-megaton explosion but i do that it is important to know the reason this was formed with there is no defense against that is part of that military industrial complex and how you stay ahead of the enemy with the acknowledgement they will have that same technology. that is the give-a
Aug 12, 2011 3:00am PDT
, should there be gay characters on children's television shows? you know where i'm going becausety e-mail sure you called. there are calls for better and ernie to get married. it's the brainchild of chicago man who says we're not asking that sesame street do anything crude or disrespectful. only that they allow better and ernie to marry or even add a transgender character to the show. evangelist lar evangelist. spongebob squarepants also targeted because they hold hands a lot. they, too, accused of sending the wrong message but according to the creator of the better and ernie petition to get married a same-sex marriage or gay character on television will teach tolerance. he says they're best friends. they remain puppets and do not have a sexual orientation. still, should there be gay characters on children's television. it's all on the front page of the "new york post." sesame wed furor. >> i always thought they were brothers. to find out they're friends, that's cleared up a little more for me. >> they can't possibly be brothers. they have different-shap
May 1, 2016 12:00pm EDT
of the parents television council. nonprofit, nonpartisan organization dedicated to protecting children and families from the graphic, sex, violence, and program data is so pervasive today. >> you have a new report are called protecting children or were -- or protecting hollywood? what is the nugget in this report? the tvre looking at content rating system. when you turn on the tv and are watching a show, you see in the pg, and tv 13 and so forth. that was created by an order almost 20 years ago, it went along with a beacv chip. and what we did was we look to see the efficacy of the content ratings for some of self. is it accurately warning parents about inappropriate material? our findings were that it is not. it is systemically we think broken, in need of repair. we found that there is a blurring between tv 14 and tv pg. there is actually no show on broadcast television, no series on broadcast television today that is rated appropriately for anything older than children. tv 14 is the oldest rating. explicit content on primetime broadcast tv is rated as appropriate for children to watc
Feb 18, 2013 5:00pm PST
't she the children. >>> and kpix is the official television station for the new bay bridge opening celebration. here is a live look at the new bridge as we count down to opening day. proposal -- leaked to the press this weekend -- is a back-up plan if congress can't reach a deal. still, republicans are accusing the president of going behind their backs. "13 the question we always ask ourselves particularly with this white house is is the president looking for a partisan advantage or bipartisan law.22 >>> republicans are accusing the president of going behind their back. >> the question that we always have to ask ourselves, particularly with this white house is the president looking for a partisan advantage or a bipartisan law. >> we will be prepared to go on with our own plans if talks break down. >> the proposal would allow some illegal immigrants to become permanent residents within eight years. it would require businesses to know the immigration status of all workers. the president wants congress to have a bill ready to vote on next month and he
quote wordse we know that our and actions matter, not just to our girls, but the children across this country. [cheering] kid to tell as i saw you on tv, i wrote the report on you for school. kids like the little black boy who looked up at my husband, his eyes wide with hope and he wondered, as my hair like yours? [cheering] it, thisistake about november, when we get to the polls, that is what we are decided. not democrat or republican, not left to right, in this election,
Jan 8, 2016 6:00pm CST
tv-commercial at the university of iowa children's hospital. izabella saul is undergoing cancer treatment for a rare form of sarcoma in her connective tissues. she loves snow, but had never actually kcrg-tv9's iowa city bureau chief mark carlson reports hospital staff recently madada lifelong dream come true. izabella saul, better known as
Aug 7, 2012 12:00pm EDT
children's television had its to sleep. there is a potential between violent television and coarsely. children who watched a violent television had a harder time night andleep at the morning. replacing that content with age thempriate content helps sleep better. lost power on june have their chance to take concerns directly to the power company. the publicrst up at hearings. speak at the montgomery courthouse. hearing will be held in largo. next week our is the following week. a new poll shows that 42% of people wish they could pick a different power company compared 8%r bge customers and of dominion customers. with a look at our forecast. some heavy rain fall down in willern maryland and we talk about those rates. all of us around the beltway northward, we can expect a dry afternoon. i have a beautiful time lapse the first at least frame. isn't that pretty? look at that pink color to the clouds early this morning. put it into motion in the pink replaced byd is gray. but the gray clouds did move out bit and we have a thin overcast overhead the metro area with cinder clouds overhead.
Jun 21, 2012 2:30pm PDT
company is brought to you by children's television workshop." [laughter] it goes from there. i don't know. working on stage is really a great voice developer. tavis: as i listen to you, it sounds effortless. it doesn't sound like you're trying. it is a way that just resonates. >> am i making an effort to do that? someone asked me if there was a special voice that i use, no. no, my voice is my voice. i am not making a special effort to do anything. the voice is a blessing, i don't take credit for it. it is like a talent, you can't take credit for talent. you can take credit for using it. tavis: it is working awfully well for you. the projects, the bigger one and the smaller one, how're you going about making choices at this point in your career? what is the process for making selection differently than when you were building your career, the methodology? >> it is different now. i have to take a lot of things into consideration. you use your fingers. that is the consideration and truth of work. is it something new? to me, is a good story? who is in end? -- in it? i can make these choices. t
Jan 21, 2016 4:30am EST known for the '80s children's television series "pee-wee's playhouse." little is known about the film. pee-wee's big holiday premieres march 18th on netflix. 3 "justice judy"? that is right, nearly 10-percent of college graduates surveyed in a poll believe judith sheindlin, known on t-v as "judge judy," serves on the supreme court. that's according to a poll by the american council of trustees and alumni. the huffington post says the study is was listed on the multiple choice question by her lesser-known real name, not her famous t-v moniker of "judge judy." 3 "i was raised to do one thing. i've got nothing to fight for."3 you will have to wait a little longer for the next "star wars" film to hit the big screen. disney says "star wars: episode eight" will be released in december, 20-17. it was originally scheduled for release seven months earlier. disney did not give a reason for the postponement. the current "star wars" film, "the force awakens", was originally planned for a summer 20-15 release, but was moved to last month. 3 3 3 3 here is a look at current conditions.. in our next
Oct 26, 2012 4:00am EDT
forward saying they were sexually abused by the late bbc children's tv host jimmy savel. shelving an investigation into him last year. >>> on the campaign trail president obama is back at the white house today. vice president joe biden campaigns in wisconsin and the first lady attends a prived fund-raiser in california. governor romney is campaigning in iowa and congressman ryan is in alabama before they both head back to ohio for a rally and ann romney will be in virginia. >>> in health news this morning, aspirin may help extend the life of some colon cancer patients. the over-the-counter medicine only benefited patients that have a specific mutation in their cancer, but the results were very promising. almost all the patients were alive after four years as to those who didn't. colon cancer is the second most deadly cancer in the u.s. >>> and now a look at how wall street will round out the week. the dow closed at 13,103 after adding 26 points yesterday. the s&p and the nasdaq were both up four overseas finished their and nikkei sunk 122 points. >>> a rare disappointment from app
Nov 20, 2016 11:05am EST
and more. at rogers was the start of the children's television program mr. rogers's neighborhood. differs and in 1968 on local pittsburgh television station wqed and later distributed nationwide. a statue dedicated to him sits near heinz field on the backs of allegheny river. up next we will take a look at some other pittsburgh pioneers highlighted in the heinz history center's judiciary -- tradition of innovation center. >> i'm glad we are together again. >> pittsburgh is an amazing place. it is a city with a tradition of innovation. 250 years people have come to the forks of the ohio, the place for the allegheny river comes together to form the ohio river. it is a place where ideas have converged. now follow me and let's take a look at 250 years of pittsburgh innovation. 20,000 years ago, people started coming to north america. no one is native to north america. they all came from someplace else. about 30 miles west of pittsburgh is a place called the meadow cropped rock shelter. it is deal decided human habitation in north america. representative of those first
Dec 1, 2015 6:00pm CST
tv-commercial choice but to remain in a violent home which will force their children to live in that environment. she also says the loss of services will be a burden on police, prosecutors, schools and others. live in dubuque katie wiedemann kcrg tv-9 news. the hawkeyes are still sittin' pretty when it comes to the latest college football playoff poll. and coach kirk ferentz was named to a high honor today in the big 10. scott looks at the award ahead in sports. stay with your 24 hour news
Sep 13, 2015 11:50am EDT
people who were these little children on tv starving to death in malnourished and they run out and get their check book so they can send them money. they don't believe people of the united states live off of $2 per person per day. so that is one enlightening part of your book. 3 million children. another thing they won't leave
Aug 10, 2016 5:00am EDT
a stolen carraway child inside. >> and legions of fans this morning are remembering the children's tv icon captain noah. he died yesterday at his montgomery county home. >> but first up let's get a look at your accuweather. dave murphy is off. karen rogers is in and matt pelman is taking a look at traffic. good morning. >> it's so sad to hear about captain noah. i look forward to everyone sharing their pictures with him. excessive heat watch goes into effect tomorrow. the national weather service posted thursday through saturday a long period of excessive heat. today is going to be hot. today the high will be 90. weird all right already at 77. 77 through most of the region including allentown reading millville, cape may. 74 in dover. 75 right now in trenton. the difference today though is the humidity. so that starts today. this oppressive humidity sticks with us straight through the weekend. we're talking about dewpoints over 70 degrees. you really feel the change today already. the other difference is the chance for storms. saturday six and action radar showing we have lots of clouds in
Aug 10, 2016 5:30am EDT
of fans remembering the children's tv icon captain noah. he died yesterday at his montgomery county home. >> we'll get to all of that in just a moment but dave murphy is it off. let's get out to karen rogers talking about this heat and humidity really coming on today and matt pelman is helping you out with the commute. good morning. >> good morning. the real difference today, the oppressive humidity. that's the one thing that's going to hit you as soon as you step outside. the temperature profile will be kind of similar to yesterday. excessive heat watch in effect. it starts tomorrow and lasts through saturday afternoon an excessive period of high temperatures, high humidity and that's the real difference here. 77 degrees in philadelphia. and holding at that number through most of the region right now but it feels
Sep 19, 2016 7:00pm PDT
tv-commercial . >> let's look at this new tv ad from the clinton campaign. >> we're going to triple the number of i.c.e. deportation offices. >> donald trump's plan? tear families apart. hillary clinton, she's bemade protecting children and families her life's work. as first lady, she helped extend
Aug 15, 2016 11:00am EDT
-year-old. it is a hugely entertaining property, obviously. children's television is huge. gets it is massive, and it you to pay for subscription-based channels. it used to be sports, then moved on to box sets, and now children's tv is so important. eric: that's right. my nine-year-old watched a full box set during a flight to tokyo recently. mark: thanks for joining us, eric pfanner. we are four minutes away from the close here on bloomberg television. " so popular? pig this is bloomberg. ♪ hey how's it going, hotcakes? hotcakes. this place has hotcakes. so why aren't they selling like hotcakes? with comcast business internet and wifi pro, they could be. just add a customized message to your wifi pro splash page and you'll reach your customers where their eyes are already - on their devices. order up. it's more than just wifi, it can help grow your business. you don't see that every day. introducing wifi pro, wifi that helps grow your business. comcast business. built for business. ♪ mark: live from london and new york, you are watching the european close. we are finishing the monday session. let's
May 1, 2016 8:00pm EDT
television, no series today that is rated appropriate for anything older than children. tv 14 is the oldest rating. even the most extensive content on broadcast tv is rated as appropriate for children to watch. we learned that the tv networks themselves rate of the shows and the tv advertisers who pay the bills for the networks rely on the ratings, just like parents do. so there is a conflict of interest in terms of rating content accurately. therefore, the networks do not rate
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